03 11/15

It Was Not Hard to Fix the Door at All

We bought a new home last year. We found it while it was still in the process of being built, so we had the luck of getting to put our input in on things we would like to have built into the home during the construction phase. We could have done this with something built from scratch, but it was nice to not have to worry about all the beginning stages of that. We are especially proud of our garage because we have never had one before. We ended up needing to get Schaumburg garage repair help recently, though.

Had anyone been around us when they saw me hit the garage door, they would have seen a look of horror on my face. I am so happy that my husband was not around to see it because he would have been so upset. (more…)

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06 05/15

Getting a Dent Removed from a Car

When my dad loaned me his car while mine was in the garage, I never imagined that I would also need some garage time for his vehicle. While it was not my fault, it was still in my care so I wanted to take care of the damage from a hit and run. Unfortunately, I did not have the proper insurance to cover it, so I had to pay for the repair out of pocket. Because of this, I did some shopping around for prices. That is how I found http://mobiledentrepairlondon.com.

I was really impressed with some of the pictures that I had seen on their site. I knew that if they did the same quality of work on my dad’s car, that he would not even need to know that anything had happened to it. (more…)

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16 12/14

Commercial Use of Citroen Berlingo Vans

I make deliveries of the products my family and I produce at our shop. We have a small business where we take fresh ingredients we grow and prepare and bake them into fresh pastries we deliver every day to restaurants and some stores. We have a limited production run every day, and I use a Citroen Berlingo to deliver them all. We work in shifts. Part of my family works daylight on the farm to grow and prepare the ingredients. Things like the flour from our grains as well as cheese from milk from our cows. The other part is up before midnight to begin making a new batch of pastries that I begin deliveries of very early in the morning. Fresh every day is our goal. We do not want customers to have day old product even though it is still very delicious.

This limits our business to a range that I can travel in a day. However, I have another family member who is now a driver. He will be getting his own Citroen Berlingo van to make deliveries now. (more…)

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21 10/14

Optimizing Your Car’s Overall Performance

Many car enthusiasts insist on having perfect car performance. It is quite important to some driver’s that they are maximizing the power and capability that their cars offer. Most cars are sold in a way that allows them to perform very well but depending on how you plan to use a car, getting the performance adjusted might help for the purposes you wish to use your car. This is why some look to have their car tuned for optimal performance. Look for a place that does dyno tuning in Ohio if this is something that interests you.

Some cars need more tuning than others. Many turbo cars run best when they’ve been dyno tuned because the process will help the car with its fuel performance. (more…)

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29 03/14

Treat Your Benefactors and Patrons Right by Making Sure They Get a Comfortable Limo Ride

An affluent benefactor was coming out to speak to us and possibly participate in the restoration and preservation of an a couple of old locomotives we kept from being sold for scrap. The engines were in good shape. They actually were still operational, but only had value as either scrap or being used for some work around a train yard. I checked them over myself, and they were not being used to scavenge parts off of. We had the benefactor picked up at the airport in a nice toronto limo we had rented from a local company. They sent a professional driver. Our VIP was impressed and very grateful for the pleasant ride from the airport directly to our facility.

We had the driver wait to take him to the hotel after our tour and proposal. We had to work fast, because he was flying out in the morning. (more…)

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12 08/15

Do You Need Car Restoration?

First of all let me tell you a little about what isn’t a car restoration, then we’ll move on to what is a car restoration. Let’s dive right in here, the top of the list of things that a car restoration isn’t starts with a collision repair, at least in the sense that we can break it down, and do a complete full estimate. Always start with the engine (great engines are located http://revven.com.) I say this because it’s the first thing that I always get asked to do, and it’s the last thing that is possible for us to do. The short sweet explanation is this; we have to tare the entire car apart to do an estimate, and by then the work has already begun.

We can’t just quickly through the car back together so you can take it to the next place. (more…)

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21 12/14

Started Workng Towards a Driving Job

I got started on this project after I ran in to a guy I used to know. I was walking out of this club one night and I saw him standing next to one of those limo vans. I guess it was one that you can squeeze about three dozen people in one of those, although this one probably only held about thirty people. At any rate I stopped and talked to him. He was working for this place called Paradise limo in Toronto and he seemed really happy. I know that he usually hated his job as long as I knew him, but of course I am not quite sure that this would be for me. For one thing this job is probably going to require you to be the one sober person who has to deal with a lot of people who are very far from sober. I get along with people who are drinking, but only when I am drinking.

Most people do not realize it, but drunk people can be really annoying. I have a bit of a bad temper when people are acting dumb, but that is fine when I can walk away from them. (more…)

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21 12/14

Why Extruded Polystyrene is Good for Vehicles

When I first heard about impact absorbing materials, I have to be honest and admit I had no idea what it was. I decided to do some research on it since my son needed help with a school project, and I am really grateful that I did. I learned that it is a foam that is used almost always in cars. While there can be other uses for it, almost everyone in the industry knows of it because it is used in vehicles as another level of safety. There are a number of reasons why this particular matter is used.

The main reason is because it is so strong. One would associate something strong with being heavy, but it is actually very lightweight. What happens is when the vehicle is involved in an accident, the foam absorbs a good bit of the energy, which results in the passengers in the vehicle sustaining fewer injuries, if any at all. (more…)

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21 12/14

Looking at the Cost of a Special Vehicle

We started thinking about this the other day. It was part of a promotion where we were going to help out a disabled veteran by giving away a modified vehicle. That is not so difficult to find, but obviously there is a demand for a dual controlled vehicle hire in this country now. You have a lot of people coming back from the war zones in bad shape and they are not able to operate a normal vehicle. Obviously the big thing is really being able to get in and out of the vehicle for a lot of these guys. (more…)

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24 10/14

A New Way to Get Around

When travelling to Dulles I have long been dependent upon car service at Dulles to get around. I used to be of the mind set that Taxis were the way to go but there is no doubt that car services are far superior when choosing a car service at dulles to get you around town for a cheaper price. I’ve also lately have been considering the use of Uber – it’s a very neat concept for a business and one that I even thought of myself a couple of years ago. I always wondered why, with the level of inter-connectivity that exists thanks to the Internet, a service like Uber hadn’t cropped up before.

It’s amusing to see the Taxi companies beginning to freak out over Uber, too. In may cities they are doing everything that they can to try and encourage politicians to create laws which will block Uber from doing business. This is really not going to work – consumers demand what they want and it’s up to consumers to choose what sort of businesses they want to see in their cities. (more…)

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13 09/14

Auto Repair Shops That Don’t Overcharge

My car is broken again, for the second time in the last couple of months, and I desperately need to get it repaired as soon as possible. I am going to look into finding a place that does auto repair in Rockland County NY and does not overcharge for their services, because I have gotten ripped off in the past, and it is never a fun experience to get ripped off. Anyway, I am going to try to get the car fixed quickly, because I am not going to have a mode of transportation, if I am not able to get the car fixed quickly, and it would just cause me a lot of problems, and cost me a lot of money, if I were to be without a mode of transportation for any significant amount of time.

I am not completely sure what is wrong with the car. It keeps stalling out, and it did so at a stop light yesterday. (more…)

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07 09/14

Raising Some Money for a Mobility Van

Raising some money for a Mobility Van with the guys at the frat. The money is going to go to this guy who was going to Central Florida University and he got hit by a drunk driver while he was walking down the street. At any rate he is mostly paralyzed, at least he can not use his legs any longer and he needs to be able to get around. So the people at this church started a fund to get a mobility van from this place, http://www.mv1oforlando.com/. We are going to help them out, because we can. It is a cool thing to do so far as I am concerned, although our part is not going to be all that big. Obviously this is not cheap. They list the price at fifty one thousand three hundred and ninety seven dollars. Of course it is a good deal of work to modify the van so that a handicapped person can use it.

It seems to me as though it should be easier for them to do it than it looks like it is. (more…)

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20 08/14

Working on a Couple of Projects

The boss and I have been working on some stuff together. It is something that I had not been too eager to get started on, but he bought a wreck of a horsebox and we have to deliver it to Kidderminster (that is in Worcestershire) to a place which does Horsebox repairs in the UK. The thing is that this thing was in a minor accident, but that started a little fire. It was not a serious fire to look at it, but the nose has a totally different opinion on the matter. It just reeks of the smell of smoke and something like burnt plastic. It is not something that you can bear for long, but of course he wants to get the thing fixed and he does not want to pay the huge price that it would cost to have the thing towed there. This is a shop which does conversion. They originally built this thing.

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10 07/14

Train Horns for Truck Mounting

I have decided that the horn on my vehicle is not nearly loud enough. People just seem to ignore it sometimes, and that causes me a great deal of frustration. I recently found out that some people use train horns, and mount them on their trucks. That would really get somebody’s attention, and I think that it is a direction that I want to go in. I found a site, http://www.trainhornsunlimited.com, that sells train horns, and they have a lot of different models.

It seems that there is a lot of variability in how loud the train horns are, depending on how much you are willing to spend. I do not need to get anything that is ridiculously loud, because I do not want to damage my own hearing. (more…)

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03 07/14

Great Limo Services in the Toronto Area

With so many Toronto limo service options available, how do you know which is the best out of them? Personally, I have found that services like Limo King are one of the better companies in the area. Everything that we have asked of them they have managed to deliver, even last minute changes and requests for specific drivers they have set us up with. I feel bad for them due to our demands; with our three month long conference being hosted by Toronto, they no doubt have a good deal of business coming through their doors and a company like ours whom has many global partners, it can get down to the wire when we’re doing logistics. We have to take every facet into consideration when we’re dealing with the global partners – everything from recognizing and knowing that the French partners have never been overtly fond of the partners from Japan. When they’re both in town, we do everything we can to keep them from running into one another. (more…)

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08 03/14

Started Playing Around with Racing Carts

I have always been involved in all sorts of engines, but it has been a long time since I had a go cart. In fact I think that I sold the last one I had when I was 12 or maybe 13 years old. I sold it so that I could get a Yamaha YR 125 with really high gearing. It was a great motorcycle and we rode it for a long time. This go cart has a briggs and stratton animal racing engine in it. Of course this is not like a little three and a half horsepower motor you would see on a riding lawn mower. It is a really quick little cart. (more…)

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08 03/14

Selling Cars for Money in San Diego

I have an old car that I would like to get rid of in the near future. I bought it to be a bit of a project, but it is not something that I am going to be able to afford to continue to work on, due to the fact that my income is now limited. It is unfortunate, because I enjoyed working on it, but I guess those are the breaks. Anyway, I need to find a dealership that cash for cars in san diego as I would really prefer to get cash for the car, and not a check, or anything else.

I am not sure how much this car will sell for, but it is a classic car, and I am hoping that fact will help me to get a little bit more for it. It is not in the best of condition, but I have done a number of repairs on it.

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29 01/14

On My Way Up to Manchester Again

... GPS management Systems Tracking Device with Vehicle driving recorderOf course the boss has every idea in the world where I am, because he is lending me his truck to move with and he made this big deal of reminding me that he was able to track it for every moment it existed, if you go to this web page http://www.interactivecomms.co.uk then you can see what it is that he is talking about. We have around three dozen trucks, not including the smaller vehicles. That just means the big tractor trailers. The boss has just as many of what we call straight trucks, which are used around the London Metro area. All of them are tracked by satellite and they have all sort of wiz bang technology on them. The truck I am borrowing has a big computer on it which has the sat nav on it and that is whare you can switch between all of the cameras.

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21 01/14

Writing Reviews of Different Apps

I have been taking up a lot of my time doing free lance reviews of all sorts of thing. Of course you do not have to tell my Boss about this, but I have been spending rather a small part of my time working on the job that he pays me to do. Instead I work a lot and I work overtime when the work comes in, but most of the time we just sit and wait and try to kill time. Lately I have figured out ways to make money at work. That is to say I reviewed lyft today, which I really can not give much of a qualification on.

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20 01/14

Got Myself a Nice Part Time Job

Wedding Cars Mount DandenongI got myself a nice part time job, but it is not something that is going to last forever. I met a fellow while I was looking at wedding cars in cheshire. Of course the place I was at had a lot of beautiful old cars and they were of interest to me because I was looking for a vintage car for one of my clients. Of course I am semi retired now, but I still like to get a bit of grease under my fingernails from time to time and this is the sort of work that I really enjoy. It is not like it is easy to find these sort of cars. Of course it is also not easy to find someone who has my experience.

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